Goteghar (N.V.) Village, with population of 123 is Thane sub district's the least populous village, located in Thane sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Goteghar (N.V.) village is 3 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 39 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Thane and distance from Goteghar (N.V.) village to Thane is 20 km. Thane is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 20 km away. 1.68 square kilometer (54%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 123 people, among them 65 (53%) are male and 58 (47%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goteghar (N.V.) village is 25%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 23 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Goteghar (N.V.)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 123 120 3 0 31
Male 65 64 1 0 18
Female 58 56 2 0 13

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -100% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the village is -100% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of -100%. General caste population has decreased by -100%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -100% and child population has decreased by -100% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Goteghar (N.V.)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -100% -100% -100% -100% -100%
Male -100% -100% -100% -100% -100%
Female -100% -100% -100% -100% -100%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 2000. There are 722 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 113 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 196 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Goteghar (N.V.)

Total General SC ST Child
Change 113 105 1108 -882 -196
2011 892 875 2000 0 722
2001 779 770 892 882 918

Literacy

Total 52 people in the village are literate, among them 29 are male and 23 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goteghar (N.V.) is 57%. 62% of male and 51% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -28%. Male literacy has gone down by -29% and female literacy rate has gone down by -27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Goteghar (N.V.)

Total Male Female
Change -28.8% -28.8% -27.3%
2011 56.5% 61.7% 51.1%
2001 85.3% 90.5% 78.4%

Workers profile

Goteghar (N.V.) has 48% (59) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 43% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Goteghar (N.V.)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 48% 44.7% 3.3% 52%
Male 52.3% 49.2% 3.1% 47.7%
Female 43.1% 39.7% 3.4% 56.9%